Tagged: solar

Shan Solar to develop solar park

Shan Solar, a Bangalore-based solar module manufacturer, plans to establish a 50 MW solar park near Hyderabad. Its Chairman and Managing Director Suryaprakash Singapur, and Chief Marketing Officer Rajesh Rangarajan told The Hindu on...

Diesel price hikes make solar power attractive option

Rising petroleum prices are expected to benefit renewable energy solution providers as commercial establishments that use diesel generator sets for their captive requirements may find solar power attractive. The city gas distribution (CGD) players...

RTC opts for solar power plants

In a bid to overcome power crisis, loss due to power cuts and to improve internal efficiency, the Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) has planned to set up solar power plants in...

Switching over to solar power? Dial KSEB

KOCHI: If you are looking for a solar panel as power back-up and don’t know the technicalities, then ask the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB). KSEB engineers association has launched a help desk to...

Slump in REC Trading Market…

Renewable Energy Certificate trading started in Feb 2011 and it is held on last Wednesday of each month in two exchanges IEX and PXIL. First Non Solar REC was sold in first month of...

Solar power will come at a price

The government is pushing power companies to start distributing a certain percentage of renewable energy, like solar power, from this financial year, but the discoms say they need more time and that solar power...

Smart Grid Required for India’s Solar Plan

The government of India is planning to tap the most talked about solar rooftop segment potential (estimated at 92.7GW) in a big way, adding at least 1000MW capacity by 2017. This will be done...

Bosch to enter renewable energy market next month

Bosch India, a leading manufacturer of goods and services for the automotive sector would be entering the Rs 200-crore market of solar water heaters from February. Headquartered in Bangalore, this division would be catering...

Against the wind

After the euphoria of last year, the wind power industry is down in the dumps. During the year ended March 2012, a record 3,100 mega-watts (MW) of capacity got added and nothing seemed to...

Odisha Solar power policy in 2 months

BHUBANESWAR: The state government on Thursday said it would put in place a comprehensive solar policy within two months to promote effective use of the renewable source of energy. Secretary, science and technology, D...